Ederney burglary accused denied bail

A MAN accused as burgling a shop in Ederney, that allegedly involved distracting the 78-year-old shopkeeper, has been denied bail.  Owen McDonagh (27), who is originally from the South but has an address at Bercorn Road, Derry appeared at Enniskillen Magistrates Court on Monday via video link from Maghaberry Prison. McDonagh is charged with burglary […]


Suspended sentence for having no licence or insurance

A BELCOO driver who was detected without insurance or a licence over four years ago has been given a suspended prison sentence.  Kieran Doogan (37) of Railway Crescent, Belcoo, appeared at Enniskillen Magistrates Court where he pleaded guilty to having no insurance and driving without a licence.  On 20 December, 2014 police were operating a […]


Woman denied bail to run Airbnb

A WOMAN has been denied a request to have her bail conditions relaxed to allow her to do Airbnb as police believe she wanted to get closer to her ex-partner who they said she is “obsessed” with.  Lorna Wylie (37) of Feddan’s Road, Garvary is currently on bail on charges of breach of a restraining […]


CCTV caught thieves pushing shopping trolley

AN ENNISKILLEN man who stole groceries from a local supermarket on Christmas Eve has been given community service.  James Donahoe (31) of Windmill Heights appeared at Enniskillen Magistrates Court on Monday for sentencing on a number of charges including theft, common assault, resisting police and assault on police. The charges related to three separate incidents.  […]


Driver found hiding in bushes after fleeing police

A MAN fled police, after almost crashing into them, then got out of his car, ran away and hid in a gorse bush, a court has heard.  William Smyth (24) of Marnaharn, Rockcorry appeared at Enniskillen Magistrates Court on Monday where he pleaded guilty to dangerous driving, having no insurance, having no licence, failing to […]

Schoolboy upskirt sentencing is adjourned

THE TEENAGER convicted of taking “upskirt” images of two teachers at an Enniskillen school yesterday appeared in court for the first time, only to have his sentencing adjourned.  Timothy Boomer (18), from Lisnarick, was surrounded by an entourage of around 10 supporters and family when he attended Enniskillen Magistrates Court on Tuesday.  District Judge Michael […]